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Things to Do in Boston

Local Attractions

No trip to Cambridge is without a visit across the river - as there are plenty of things to do in Boston. Connect with Boston's history or visit favorite attractions for performances and entertainments. Boston's community create greate experiences for colleagues, friends, and family. Learn more below for our best bets for a first time visitor to "the Hub".

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Museum of Science

15-minute drive or 30-minute subway ride / 2.7 mi

Learn while having fun at Boston's Museum of Science. Exhibits include the Theater of Electricity, dinosaur fossils, innovative engineering, local wildlife, planetarium, IMAX theater and much more.


Fenway Park

15-minute drive or 40-minute subway ride / 3.5 mi

Don't leave Boston without visiting America's oldest continually used ballpark. Fenway Park is home to the eight-time World Series champions Boston Red Sox.


Freedom Trail

20-minute drive or subway ride / 3.7 mi

Follow this 2.5 mile walking path through Boston that covers 17 historic sites connecting "Beantown" back to the American Independence and up to modern day. Tours can be self-guided or led by an expert dressed in Revolutionary clothing.


Boston Common

20-minute drive or subway ride / 3.7 mi

Located in the center of downtown, Boston Common is the oldest city park in the United States. Splash in the Frog Pond during the warmer months or ice skate when it freezes over in the winter.


Boston Public Garden

25-minute drive or subway ride / 3.8 mi

Enjoy the beauty of the country's first botanical garden. Visit the Make Way for Ducklings statues, and take a ride on the famous Swan Boats during the summer months.


TD Garden

25-minute drive or subway ride / 3.8 mi

This arena is home to two professional sports teams: Boston Bruins of the NHL and Boston Celtics of the NBA. TD Garden also hosts large concerts, national sports competitions and many more events.


Faneuil Hall Marketplace

25-minute drive or subway ride / 3.9 mi

Stroll through the outdoor marketplace, and learn about Boston's history in the original Faneuil Hall building. Or, browse the retail and food establishments in Quincy Market.


New England Aquarium

25-minute drive or subway ride / 4.3 mi

Visit your favorite aquatic life at one of the most popular things to do in Boston. Learn all about penguins, sea lions, sea turtles and 600 other species of marine animals.


Images courtesy of the Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau.